Portland Metro Area

Portland Metro Area
Jobs Watch: Jive Talkin'
Ben Jacklet
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

ben-blogMy conference call with two Jive Software executives on Monday was quite a workout. It isn’t easy to type in synch with people so excited about their prospects that they can barely complete a sentence without flinging out phrases like “ awesome growth trajectory,” “totally stoked” and (avert your eyes now) “kicking ass and taking names.”

Read more...
 
Fred Meyer bans plastic bags
High Five
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

The chain will stop using plastic bags starting August 1 at all 10 Portland stores.

Read more...
 
Multifamily market improves
High Five
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Portland's apartment and condominium rental rates improved for the first time in two years, according to real estate statistics.

Read more...
 
Portland ponders electric vehicles
High Five
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Portland City Council considers a plan to support and promote electric vehicles.
Read more...
 
Solexant commits to Gresham
High Five
Tuesday, July 20, 2010

The manufacturing plant for thin-film solar cells will initially employ 100 workers.

Read more...
 


Page 187 of 328